This report outlines strategic recommendations for the California Department of Aging to explore in its effort to improve quality, equity, and cultural competence. Other states and their SHIPs might also consider these recommendations.
Current Health Outcomes Survey (HOS) questions and administration processes do not reflect an equitable and fair approach to Medicare Advantage (MA) quality measurement. We highlight opportunities to improve the HOS for equitable quality measurement within the MA population, with a focus on Special Needs Plans (SNPs).Read More Read More
5.8 million Medicare beneficiaries ages 65 and older live in seniors housing and nursing homes. Understanding the characteristics and experiences of these individuals, as well as older adults living in private residences, provides context for industry leaders and policymakers working to meet the health and well-being needs of a growing number of older adults.Read More Read More
Since 2019, ATI Advisory and the Long-Term Quality Alliance, with support from The SCAN Foundation, have led national efforts to advance person-centered, non-medical supplemental benefits in Medicare Advantage.Read More Read More